Well, I’ve been chatting with our vineyard gang today, specifically David Gates and Caleb Mosley, and to put it simply, we’re running behind in the vineyard; we just haven’t seen the heat yet that we need. So while our vines… Read More ›
Discussions and comments about specific varietals and/or blends.
Lovely, lovely article on our 2006 Monte Bello Chardonnay (Ridge Vineyards Monte Bello Chardonnay: Relying on Nature and Tradition), and it comes in the context of us being nominated for an award from the good folks over at Luxist. How’s… Read More ›
This Saturday, our two tasting rooms (Lytton Springs & Monte Bello) will be hosting members of our ATP Wine Program for an After-Hours Event, celebrating the launch of our new 2008 Buchignani Ranch Carignane. Every vintage, this 100% solo-varietal old-vine Carignane is… Read More ›
This article could have been subtitled “In Defense Of Old-Vine Field Blends,” and so I say, cheers to Paul Gregutt for writing it, and cheers to the Seattle Times for running it! You can check it out here: http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/wineadviser/2011961704_pacificpadviser06.html
Lovely news! The Insider newsletter (May 5th, 2010) from Wine Spectator contains James Laube’s review of the newly-released 2008 Santa Cruz Mountains Estate Chardonnay, and he’s given it 92 points! Ridge Chardonnay Santa Cruz Mountains Estate 2008 92 points | $40 |… Read More ›